Zewail City associate professor joins international scientific committee at ICDMP

Dr. Ali Abdou, associate professor of nuclear engineering at the University of Science and Technology, has been elected as a member of the international scientific committee (ISC) at the International Center for Dense Magnetized Plasmas (ICDMP). The committee is under the auspices of UNESCO and the announcement was made on October 10, 2014 during its annual meeting in Warsaw, Poland.

Abdou is the first Egyptian to join this committee, which has 20 members who are specialized in the field of dense magnetized plasma physics.

Abdou received his Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science degrees in nuclear engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the United States in 2005 and 2002 respectively. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in nuclear engineering from Alexandria University in Egypt in 1992.